Muttiah Muralitharan believes that talented cricketers do exist in Sri Lanka, but they need to polish their skills a lot more to play in the IPL. Unlike previous seasons, the number of cricketers from India’s neighbouring nation, plying their trade in the cash rich league, is far from impressive. Continue reading “SL players not capable enough to play in IPL: Murali”
Qualifying for the 2017 Bahrain Grand Prix is over and there’s a new man leading the pack.
Finland’s Valtteri Bottas secured his first ever Formula One pole position on Saturday, 15th April, beating Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton to top spot on the grid for the Bahrain Grand Prix. [The Grand Prix is the third race of the 2017 season.] Continue reading “Valtteri Bottas takes pole in 2017 Bahrain Grand Prix ahead of Lewis Hamilton”
The United States, Canada and Mexico have announced they will make a joint bid to host the 2026 World Cup.
It will be the first tournament after the expansion from 32 teams to 48 and, if successful, would be the first time a World Cup has been shared by three hosts.
The proposal would be for the USA to host 60 matches, with 10 games each in Canada and Mexico. Continue reading “World Cup 2026: USA, Canada and Mexico to make joint bid”